After being awoken from cryogenic sleep, Master Chief crash lands on a planet infested by aliens known as Prometheans.

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... Dalton (voice)
... Rivera / Additional Voices (voice)
... Dr. Tillson (voice)
... Roland / Additional Voices (voice)
... Miller (voice)
... Glassman (voice)
... Master Chief (voice)
... VO Announcer (voice)
... Sarah Palmer (voice)
... Doctor Owen / Additional Voices (voice)
... Sarah Palmer
... Madsen (voice)
... Grant (voice)
... Thomas Lasky (voice)
... Thorne (voice)
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Halo 4 is the start of a new saga in the Master Chief's story. This saga is known as the Reclaimer Saga. At the end of the legendary mode of Halo 3 we see Master Chief Petty Officer John-117 orbiting a planet and hear him say to Cortana "Wake me when you need me". Well now is the time to be needed. The game starts where you last left off in a torn in half ship orbiting a planet around four years after the events of Halo 3. John wakes up to Cortana screaming "John I need you!" This creates the beginning of a new saga. In Halo 4 we see a new breed of enemies called the Prometheans. The Prometheans are AIs created by the Forerunners to protect a planet. Unfortunately you're seen as a threat. However despite being made by the Forerunners the Prometheans have a much darker and more sinister plot. Also aside from the Prometheans, Cortana is turning rampant and has begun to turn on the Master Chief. As a new twist, the Master Chief will be working together with the Spartan IV's the ... Written by Jason Cleary

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Unlike previous games in the series, this game reveals the face of Master Chief, however, his eyes are remained concealed under shadow. See more »

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Cortana: Now what do we do?
Master Chief: Plan B.
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halo 4
14 November 2012 | by See all my reviews

this game is so awesome i couldn't stop playing it for about 15 hours.

EXCELLENT good job 343 studios!! when I started this game I was amazed by the graphics but the MP was excellent

I personally didn't like MLG pro but... the MP was overall amazingly good I loved the flood mode especially The campaign was amazing with a detailed storyline It was too good Too good to be true... with many different tips and tricks this game grabbed my attention immediately You should get it because it is so amazing

that is my awesome review of halo 4 which will overall make it to the best of the best GEt it now for 59.99 at game stop


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